GPC Awards

To submit a nomination for a GPC Excellence Award, go to: https://missouri.campuslabs.com/engage/submitter/form/start/462878  

 

*The nomination period for all awards closes on Friday, March 12th at 5:00pm. 

 

Gold Chalk Award 

The Gold Chalk Award recognizes University of Missouri faculty who have made significant contributions to the education and training of graduate and professional students. Awards are given to one faculty member from one of the Professional Schools, and one from the following categories: Humanities and Fine Arts, Natural and Mathematical Sciences, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. 

Note: Nominations are made by graduate and professional students. 

 

Excellence in Student Leadership Award 

The GPC Excellence in Student Leadership Award honors a graduate or professional student who shows exemplary leadership in service to graduate and professional students at the University of Missouri. This award celebrates the accomplishments of graduate students through their hard work, dedication, and adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.   

 

Excellence in Teaching Award  

The GPC Excellence in Teaching Award, formerly the Academic Excellence Award, honors a graduate or professional student who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to teaching and education. This award celebrates the teaching excellence of graduate and professional students as they provide quality education to others, and the student’s adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence. 

 

Excellence in Research Award 

Created in 2021, the GPC Excellence in Research Award honors a graduate or professional student who has demonstrated a sound understanding of their field of study and has made contributions to the field through their research. This award celebrates the accomplishments of graduate and professional students through their hard work and adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.  

 

The nomination form for the three Excellence awards can be found here 

 

International Student Award 

The GPC International Student Award is an award that honors an international graduate or professional student who shows exemplary leadership and service to the university and to the international student community.  This award celebrates the accomplishments of international graduate and professional students through their hard work, dedication, and adherence to Mizzou’s core values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence.   

 

Graduate Support Staff Recognition Award 

Formerly, the Graduate Student Association (GSA) Graduate Support Staff Recognition Award, this special recognition is given to one departmental staff person who exemplifies outstanding service to graduate students. 

 

For more information: please see https://gpc.missouri.edu/awards/ or contact Jesse Wyatt, GPC Vice President at gpcvicepresident@missouri.edu